Richard Yego

Mobile Financial Services General Manager @ MTN Uganda

 Richard Yego


A versatile individual with over 15 years experience in Banking and Digital Financial Services. A results oriented personnel with expertise in various payment systems in the Financial Services sector. The Digital Financial Services agenda in fostering Financial Inclusion in Uganda and the wider geographies remains paramount in this journey. With the Shared Agent Banking Infrastructure model in Uganda, the focus is to scale up distribution touch points and rapid customer acquisition to achieve the National Financial Inclusion objectives

Participating Talks

Panel Discussion: ‘The Payment Sector as a gateway to financial inclusion”

This panel shall discuss how financial technologies can be used as an avenue through which financial inclusion amongst the unbanked population can be achieved. It shall also delve into the laws governing the payment sector and the challenges faced by the players in the payment ecosystem. The panel shall also discuss the future of digital lending in Uganda. This panel shall also feature a session on KYC compliance in the payment sector.